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Banning cigarette smoking on US Navy submarines: a case study

Lessons learned included the importance of strong empirical support, effective framing of the issue, setting a realistic timeline, soliciting support from key personnel and providing appropriate resources. These lessons have implications for those conside
Tobacco Control
added Sep 9, 2014 05:05
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[New Zealand] Ban smoking in public places - expert

A University of Canterbury (UC) health sciences researcher has called for public places such as bus stops, train stations, ferry terminals, streets, urban centres and beaches to be declared smoke-free. UC lecturer Dr Mark Wallace-Bell says bans should b
Voxy (nz)
added May 21, 2013 16:54
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[Australia] Butt out: 117 Queenslanders fined for smoking around bus stops

More than 100 Queenslanders have been fined since laws were introduced banning smoking near bus stops, taxi ranks and ferry terminals.
Brisbane (QLD) Times (au)
added Feb 4, 2018 17:01
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[Canada] Anti-smoking activists move to other battles, as complete ban is adopted at BC Ferries

Errol Povah, president of Airspace Action on Smoking and Health, says BC Ferries’ move ends a long fight he has personally waged against his former employer. He’s now setting his sights on getting a complete ban on smoking in apartments and condos.
News1130 Radio (ca)
added Jan 22, 2018 06:05
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[Canada] Major changes coming to BC Ferries

all vessels will be completely smoke free in January 2018. Announced today, BC Ferries’ President and CEO Mark Collins says they decided to make all vessels smoke-free to “support the health and wellness of our customers and employees, as it helps contro
Surrey (BC) Leader (ca)
added Aug 23, 2017 04:14
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Navy Tells Sailors To Leave The E-Cigarette On Shore

After a series of "mishaps," the Navy says it will no longer allow sailors to bring electronic cigarettes onto its ships, submarines, aircraft, boats, craft and heavy equipment. "The prohibition applies to Sailors, Marines, Military Sealift Command civi
National Public Radio (NPR)
added Apr 14, 2017 23:45
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Cruise Lines to End Smoking on Balconies

“The cruise industry is following what hotel industry is already doing,” said Carolyn Spencer Brown, editor-in-chief of CruiseCritic.com. “They are limiting smoking, not banning it outright.” Nonsmoking areas have been growing in the past five years abo
New York Times Blogs
added Jul 18, 2014 11:51
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If you're smoking while hogging the deck-chairs, you're likely to be ruining somebody's cruise

A study by Cruise Critic has found that...The second biggest gripe was smoking, with 30 per cent angered ... 'It was interesting to see that deckchair hogging was the things that bothers people the most, and that smoking is less of an issue. This is prob
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 20, 2014 12:56
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[UK] Stubbed out: Over half of cruise passengers want an end to smoking on liner balconies

A survey conducted by cruise reviews website Cruise Critic saw 54 per cent of those questioned say that smoking on balconies - even when the balcony belongs to the passengers' personal cabin - should not be permitted.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 8, 2013 16:35
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[Australia] Navy ordered to pay compensation for causing sailor's smoking habit

"I was encouraged to smoke because of the 'stand easy' and mess activities on board when the bar was open," he said in 2014... His widow Bronwyn Cooper will now be entitled to compensation after the Administrative Appeals Tribunal decided her husband's s
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Apr 17, 2017 19:28
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